Wednesday, 18 July 2012

Eerie, exotic and unexpected

Alfred Kubin, Mythical Creature, 1903. (Detail) Courtesy of Oberösterreichische Landesmuseen, © Eberhard Spangenberg / DACS, 2012

This July and August sees the start of Nottingham Contemporary's new exhibition: Alfred Kubin and Francis Upritchard
Francis Upritchard, Believer, 2012. Image courtesy of Kate MacGarry, London
They look magical and intriguing pieces, so if you are in the area go see.

2 comments:

  1. Interesting animal,it's like a Leanora Carrington beast!

    Ruby

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    1. I am really looking forward to seeing the drawings, apparently he was an associate of Odilon Redon and the German Symbolist and Expressionist movements.

      Francis' figures also look fascinating, on their pedestals, striding across the gallery or crouched.

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